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Whistleblower drops lawsuit against Lincare

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11/04/2016

CLEARWATER, Fla. – A former billing specialist has voluntarily dropped her False Claims Act lawsuit against Lincare, according to Law360. In a one-page order, U.S.

National contract supplier to pay $12M settlement

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09/08/2016

NEWARK, N.J. – U.S. Healthcare Supply, a national contract supplier for mail-order diabetes supplies, and two of its executives have agreed to pay the government more than $12.2 million to resolve allegations that they violated the False Claims Act.

National contract supplier to pay $12M settlement

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09/08/2016

NEWARK, N.J. – U.S. Healthcare Supply, a national contract supplier for mail-order diabetes supplies, and two of its executives have agreed to pay the government more than $12.2 million to resolve allegations that they violated the False Claims Act.

Whistleblower details alleged fraud at Lincare

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07/12/2016

CLEARWATER, Fla. – A former employee says Lincare has been knowingly defrauding the government of millions of dollars by allegedly billing false claims to Medicare.

Respironics to pay $34.8M over re-supply program

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03/23/2016

MURRYSVILLE, Pa. – Philips Respironics has agreed to pay $34.8 million to resolve alleged False Claims Act violations for paying kickbacks to DME providers that bought its CPAP masks, the Department of Justice has announced.

Liberator to finalize settlement agreement

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12/23/2015

STUART, Fla. – Liberator Medical Holdings has entered a definitive agreement to settle all allegations related to a complaint that it had violated the False Claims Act, it announced Dec. 22.

Judge favors Lincare in whistleblower lawsuit

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07/15/2015

MIAMI – A federal judge has ruled that two former Lincare employees failed to prove the provider violated Medicare telemarketing rules.